RESULT
41st Match, Group A, Dubai (DSC), October 27, 2019, ICC Men's T20 World Cup Qualifier
(17/20 ov, T:131) 131/6

Netherlands won by 4 wickets (with 18 balls remaining)

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Scorecard summary
Scotland 130/8(20 overs)
Netherlands 131/6(17 overs)
Cricinfo’s Most Valuable Players of the Match
PLAYERTeam
TI
Runs
I. Runs
Bowl
I. Wkts
Mark WattSCOT83.561(2)- 0.473/184.23
Ryan ten DoeschateNED79.2651(35)68.27--
Pieter SeelaarNED61.237(8)8.212/122.45
Matthew CrossSCOT58.7852(44)57.37--
Colin AckermannNED51.7222(15)29.481/221.48
end of over 177 runs
NED: 131/6CRR: 7.70 
Ryan ten Doeschate51 (35b 2x4 2x6)
Scott Edwards15 (13b)
Mark Watt 4-0-18-3
Safyaan Sharif 3-0-21-1

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Netherlands win comfortably in the end and might be feeling barren at the end of it as winning it before 12.3 overs would've sealed their berth to Australia. That they didn't means Papua New Guinea are

16.6
1
Watt to Ryan ten Doeschate, 1 run

cuts it to deep point and gets the single needed for the win. No celebrations from ten Doeschate as they have to play in the play-offs instead of sealing their berth directly

16.5
1
Watt to Edwards, 1 run

sweeps it to fine-leg for a single

16.4
1
Watt to Ryan ten Doeschate, 1 run

pushes it to point and gets to his half-century

16.3
Watt to Ryan ten Doeschate, no run

inside edges the scoop onto his pad

16.2
2
Watt to Ryan ten Doeschate, 2 runs

comes forward and drives it to deep point for a couple

16.1
2
Watt to Ryan ten Doeschate, 2 runs

drives it to deep point for a couple

end of over 166 runs
NED: 124/6CRR: 7.75 RRR: 1.75
Scott Edwards14 (12b)
Ryan ten Doeschate45 (30b 2x4 2x6)
Safyaan Sharif 3-0-21-1
Alasdair Evans 4-0-34-1
15.6
2
Sharif to Edwards, 2 runs

punches it to long-on for a couple

15.5
1
Sharif to Ryan ten Doeschate, 1 run

pulls it to deep midwicket for a single

15.4
Sharif to Ryan ten Doeschate, no run

slower ball on the leg stump. He looks to close the face of the bat and the ball goes back to the bowler off the back of the bat

15.3
1
Sharif to Edwards, 1 run

turns it to the leg side for a single

15.2
1
Sharif to Ryan ten Doeschate, 1 run

glances it to fine-leg

15.1
1
Sharif to Edwards, 1 run

moves back and pulls it to deep midwicket for a single

end of over 158 runs
NED: 118/6CRR: 7.86 RRR: 2.60
Scott Edwards10 (9b)
Ryan ten Doeschate43 (27b 2x4 2x6)
Alasdair Evans 4-0-34-1
Josh Davey 3-0-21-1
14.6
1
Evans to Edwards, 1 run

flicks it to deep midwicket for a single

14.5
1
Evans to Ryan ten Doeschate, 1 run

pulls it to square-leg for a single

14.4
2
Evans to Ryan ten Doeschate, 2 runs

lofts it straight over the bowler's head where MacLeod saves a boundary

14.3
1
Evans to Edwards, 1 run

slower outside off. Cuts it to deep point for a single

14.2
2
Evans to Edwards, 2 runs

turns it to deep midwicket for a couple

14.1
1
Evans to Ryan ten Doeschate, 1 run

pushes it to point for a single

end of over 146 runs
NED: 110/6CRR: 7.85 RRR: 3.50
Scott Edwards6 (6b)
Ryan ten Doeschate39 (24b 2x4 2x6)
Josh Davey 3-0-21-1
Mark Watt 3-0-11-3
13.6
Davey to Edwards, no run

slower ball outside the off stump. Looks to cut it and is beaten by the lack of pace

13.5
2
Davey to Edwards, 2 runs

full toss on the leg stump. He turns it to deep square-leg for a couple

Match details
Dubai International Cricket Stadium
TossNetherlands, elected to field first
Series
Season2019/20
Player Of The Match
Netherlands
Pieter Seelaar
Match numberT20I no. 983
Hours of play (local time)14.10 start, First Session 14.10-15.35, Interval 15.35-15.55, Second Session 15.55-17.20
Match days27 October 2019 - day (20-over match)
Umpires
South Africa
Allahudien Paleker
Pakistan
Rashid Riaz
Reserve Umpire
Australia
Sam Nogajski
Match Referee
India
GS Lakshmi
PointsNetherlands 2, Scotland 0
Netherlands Innings
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ICC Men's T20 World Cup Qualifier
Group A
TEAMMWLPTNRR
PNG651102.086
NED651101.776
NAM64281.080
SCOT63360.258
KENYA6244-1.156
SGP6244-1.375
BMUDA6060-2.839
Group B
TEAMMWLPTNRR
IRE64281.591
OMA64280.997
UAE64280.682
HKG63360.480
CAN63360.240
JER63360.089
NGA6060-4.673